Skip Main Navigation
Page Content

Save This Event

Event Saved

Outnumbered: exploring the algorithms that control your life

University of Edinburgh

Tuesday, 2 April 2019 at 18:00

Outnumbered: exploring the algorithms that control...

Ticket Information

Type End Quantity
Outnumbered: exploring the algorithms that control your life 2 Apr 2019 Free  

Share Outnumbered: exploring the algorithms that control your life

Event Details

To celebrate its move into the Bayes Centre, the International Centre for Mathematical Sciences (ICMS) is hosting three public lectures on the first Tuesday of the months of February, March and April 2019.

On Tuesday 2 April 2019, David Sumpter,  (University of Uppsala) will give a public lecture entitled Outnumbered: exploring the algorithms that control your life

Doors Open: 5.40pm. Talk starts at 6pm.


All ticket holders are invited to a reception after the talk in the atrium of the Bayes Building.

David Sumpter is Professor of Applied Mathematics at the University of Uppsala, Sweden.  His research covers everything from the inner workings of fish school and ant colonies, through social psychology and segretation in society, to machine learning and artificial intelligence.  David has written two popular science books, Soccermatics (Bloomsbury, 2016) and Outnumbered (Bloomsbury, 2018)


Future ICMS Events

You can subscribe to the ICMS Public Events mailing list (maintained on MailChimp) - via this link, http://eepurl.com/drMVmj

Do you have questions about Outnumbered: exploring the algorithms that control your life? Contact University of Edinburgh

Save This Event

Event Saved

When & Where


Bayes Centre, The University of Edinburgh
47 Potterrow
EH8 9BT Edinburgh
United Kingdom

Tuesday, 2 April 2019 at 18:00


  Add to my calendar

Interested in hosting your own event?

Join millions of people on Eventbrite.

Please log in or sign up

In order to purchase these tickets in installments, you'll need an Eventbrite account. Log in or sign up for a free account to continue.